Al Manforti

Alfonso “Al” Manforti is serving his second term on the Township Council. A lifelong resident of Toms River, Councilman Manforti attended St. Joseph’s Elementary School, Toms River Intermediate School, and Toms River High School South. He attended Miami Dade Community College in Miami, Florida from 1973-1975 and then moved back to New Jersey where he attended Ocean County College and Monmouth College in 1975-1976. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1979 from Sherman College of Chiropractic in South Carolina. In 1993, Dr. Manforti attended New York Chiropractic College, continuing his post-doctoral studies in the specialty field of chiropractic sports physician.

Dr. Manforti has a Masters Certification in the performance of A.M.A. Permanent Medical Impairment Rating Examinations. He also holds a certification in auriculotherapy from American College of Addictionology and Compulsive Disorders. He was awarded designation as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician in 1995, joining a select group of chiropractors with advanced training and skill in managing and rehabilitating sports injuries.

Through the years he has been a member of many professional groups including the Association of New Jersey Chiropractors where he has served on the Board of Directors from 2012 until 2016. Dr. Manforti has been in private practice in Toms River since 1981. Formerly an owner of a women’s fitness center in Toms River, Dr. Manforti offered health and fitness services to over 300 members.

Dr. Manforti is active in local service groups in the community, which includes the Toms River Lions Club, Toms River/Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, Toms River Municipal Utilities Authority (Commissioner), Italian American Club, New Jersey Beach Buggy Association and the Ocean County Fitness Advisory Council. For the past 20 years, he has also maintained a family memorial scholarship for Toms River High School students.

He is the Council’s liaison to the Administrative, and Recreation Committees.

He is a lifelong parishioner of St. Joseph’s Parish in Toms River. “Al” is an outdoor enthusiast and connects with nature through activities such as bicycling, fishing, tennis and the beach.

He is married to his wife Lillian for 26 years and they have two daughters, Alexa and Gianna.

You can email Dr. Manforti at


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Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 728,
Toms River, New Jersey 08754-0728
Town Hall located at:
33 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey 08753